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    Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, Gold Necklace, David Webb
    Stone: Tumbled ruby, sapphire and emerald beads
    Metal: 18k gold
    Marked: Webb
    Gross Weight: 92.50 grams
    Dimensions: 31 inches x 1/2 inch


    Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000.

    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald
    Shape(s): Tumbled Bead
    Count: 26 - 50
    Avg Quality: Fair

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: Colorful and effortlessly chic. This is so easy to wear. Completed by a fold over clasp marked Webb 18k. Some chips to stones noted. The beads measure 8.60 x 8.20 x 5.80 mm - 18.20 x 12.32 x 6.60 mm.
    David Webb: Formed in 1946 by partners David Webb and Nina Silberstein, David Webb Inc. created colorful jewelry recognized for its bold, sculptural design. Webb drew inspiration from the work of Cartier, Seaman Schepps, Faberge and Verdura. His passion for color, texture, enamel, gems and unusual materials brought him to the forefront of jewelry design in the 1950s and 1960s. His fondness for nature and ancient cultures influenced his most famous motifs, stylized animals and flowers. David Webb created contemporary wearable gold sculptures until his death in 1975. He left behind a legacy as one of the pioneers of American jewelry design. David Webb Inc. continues to produce jewelry based upon original artwork and sketches, under new ownership.

    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    May
    3rd Monday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    May
    3rd Monday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    15 Days 8h 34m 43s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: 19
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55309) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Monday, May 3, 2021.
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    Additional Location Info:
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    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



    Current Bid:
    $8,000
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